Find out more about the courses and levels offered at City and Islington College
This course builds on your existing knowledge in beauty therapy, covering advanced techniques to help you progress to senior beauty therapist. You will cover specialist treatments such as laser and light hair removal, laser and light skin rejuvenation and microdermabrasion techniques, as well as dermatology and microbiology,
You will have plenty of opportunity to practise what you are learning on real customers in our salon, under the guidance of professional beauty experts.
Topics covered can include:
You will need:
All applicants must have an interview and assessment to confirm that the course is suitable for them.
You will be assessed on the practical work that you do in the beauty salon as well as through observations, an e-portfolio, online testing, assignments and oral questioning.
Entry Level, Level 1, Level 2
If you will be aged 19 or older on 31 August in the year you begin your course, and have been resident in the UK/EU/EEA for the past 3 years, your course may be free. Some courses will have other costs associated, such as for materials and trips. Many of our students are eligible for financial support when studying at college – please click here for more information.
On successful completion of the course you can develop your skills further through a range of specialist courses, designed to supplement your existing knowledge.